Second Series of Symposia on Population and Development

Code:    05-046
Date:    11/15/2005 - 04/15/2006

Aimed at informing Catholic educators ( from member schools of the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines) in Regions 5,9,11,12,CARAGA, and ARMM about the dynamics of population and development.

The project specifically:

1. Provided participants with a comprehensive view of population dynamics and inform them about contemporary demographic trends

2. Pointed out existing and potential problems with respect to the current demographic situation

3. Explained the relationship between population change and economic development

4. Encouraged discussion of alternative strategies for addressing problems related to population and development

5. Provided a Catholic perspective that complements the scientific view about population management